Hashima (ηΎ½ε³ΆεΈ‚)Β is a city in Gifu Prefecture, Japan, with a population of approximately 66,677 as of 2024. The city is known for its historical significance and cultural attractions, such as the annual Takehana Festival, which features elaborate floats and traditional performances. Hashima is also a transportation hub, with easy access to major highways and railways, including the Tokaido Shinkansen. The local economy benefits from its strategic location and includes manufacturing, agriculture, and services. Hashima promotes community engagement through various public programs and facilities, fostering a strong local identity.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Hashima

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District Postal Code
Ajikacho γ€’501-6207
Ajikacho Ichiba γ€’501-6202
Ajikacho Kitajuku γ€’501-6201
Ajikacho Koarai γ€’501-6204
Ajikacho Sakai γ€’501-6208
Ajikacho Sugumichi γ€’501-6209
Ajikacho Minamijuku γ€’501-6203
Ajikacho Minaminokawa γ€’501-6205
Egiracho γ€’501-6236
Egiracho Enaka γ€’501-6238
Egiracho Enishi γ€’501-6237
Egiracho Eminami γ€’501-6239
Ogumacho γ€’501-6273
Ogumacho Aida γ€’501-6272
Ogumacho Uchiawano γ€’501-6262
Ogumacho Egashira γ€’501-6263
Ogumacho Kawakuchi γ€’501-6266
Ogumacho Kawakuchimae γ€’501-6265
Ogumacho Shima γ€’501-6264
Ogumacho Shimashindo γ€’501-6253
Ogumacho Shimamae γ€’501-6252
Ogumacho Sotoawano γ€’501-6261
Ogumacho Tenno γ€’501-6267
Ogumacho Higashioguma γ€’501-6271
Ogumacho Nishioguma γ€’501-6274
Kaminakacho Ishiki γ€’501-6312
Kaminakacho Umakita γ€’501-6317
Kaminakacho Oki γ€’501-6318
Kaminakacho Naka γ€’501-6319
Kaminakacho Nagama γ€’501-6311
Kuwabaracho Umaminami γ€’501-6323
Kuwabaracho Osu γ€’501-6325
Kuwabaracho Koyabu γ€’501-6324
Kuwabaracho Nishikoyabu γ€’501-6327
Kuwabaracho Higashigata γ€’501-6326
Kuwabaracho Heita γ€’501-6328
Kuwabaracho Maeno γ€’501-6322
Kuwabaracho Yagami γ€’501-6321
Shimonakacho Ishida γ€’501-6315
Shimonakacho Ichinoeda γ€’501-6316
Shimonakacho Kaganoi γ€’501-6313
Shimonakacho Shiroyashiki γ€’501-6314
Shinseicho γ€’501-6206
Takehanacho γ€’501-6241
Takehanacho Igara γ€’501-6233
Takehanacho Kagura γ€’501-6231
Takehanacho Kitsuneana γ€’501-6232
Takehanacho Komazuka γ€’501-6234
Takehanacho Nishikimachi γ€’501-6242
Takehanacho Nishinomachi γ€’501-6243
Takehanacho Hachijiri γ€’501-6235
Takehanacho Marunouchi γ€’501-6244
Fukujucho Asahira γ€’501-6255
Fukujucho Chiyoda γ€’501-6256
Fukujucho Hirakata γ€’501-6257
Fukujucho Hongo γ€’501-6254
Fukujucho Majima γ€’501-6251
Funabashicho γ€’501-6302
Funabashicho Desuka γ€’501-6304
Funabashicho Honmachi γ€’501-6303
Funabashicho Miyakita γ€’501-6301
Hottsuchosuka Naka γ€’501-6338
Hottsuchosuka Nishi γ€’501-6336
Hottsuchosuka Minami γ€’501-6335
Hottsuchosuka Kita γ€’501-6332
Hottsucho Nakayashiki γ€’501-6337
Hottsucho Higashiyama γ€’501-6333
Hottsucho Maedani γ€’501-6334
Hottsucho Yokote γ€’501-6331
Hottsucho γ€’501-6330
Masakicho Arai γ€’501-6225
Masakicho Oura γ€’501-6224
Masakicho Ourashinden γ€’501-6223
Masakicho Kamioura γ€’501-6212
Masakicho Sakamaru γ€’501-6229
Masakichosuka γ€’501-6216
Masakichosuka Akamatsu γ€’501-6215
Masakichosuka Ikehata γ€’501-6214
Masakichosuka Komatsu γ€’501-6217
Masakichosuka Honmura γ€’501-6218
Masakicho Fuwaishiki γ€’501-6228
Masakicho Magari γ€’501-6227
Masakicho Mitsuhoji γ€’501-6213
Masakicho Mitsuyanagi γ€’501-6226
Masakicho Minamioyobi γ€’501-6211
Masakichomori γ€’501-6221
Masakichomori Shinden γ€’501-6222

Start with the postal code, the prefecture, the city, the district, and then the number of the block and housing unit. Then end with the person’s name.
Here’s an example of how to write a Japanese address in English.
Ginza, Chuo-ku
Mr. Taro Tanaka

For more information on how to write a Japanese address, see this article.

To type the Japanese postal code, first type the character code '3012.' Then press ALT + X and Japan's postal code symbol will appear.

To obtain an address in Hashima for receiving mail, sign up for a virtual address service like MailMate. MailMate provides you with a mailing address for receiving Japanese mail and packages. MailMate can also be used for company registration in Hashima, along with mail handling for Japanese properties (e.g., akiya, Airbnb, minpaku, etc.)

There are two types of PO boxes available in Hashima. The first type of PO box is provided by Hashima Post and is only available for individuals with a daily volume of mail. The second type of PO box is provided by private services with no limits on daily mail volume. Learn more about how to open a PO box in Japan.

Japan Post offers Standard Mail for regular letters and small parcels, typically delivered in 2-3 days. Express Mail speeds this up to 1-2 days. Registered Mail adds tracking and insurance, requiring a signature on delivery. Yu-Pack handles larger parcels with tracking and insurance, delivered in 1-3 days. Letter Pack provides flat-rate options for documents and small items, with tracking available. EMS is for international express delivery, offering fast service to over 120 countries. Non-Standard Mail covers items exceeding standard size and weight limits. Private couriers like Yamato Transport's Takkyubin offer domestic and international parcel delivery with tracking. Sagawa Express provides similar services, including same-day delivery and refrigerated shipping. International couriers like DHL, FedEx, and UPS offer express delivery with tracking and insurance. Specialized services include Cool TA-Q-BIN for refrigerated items, Yu-Mail for books and CDs, and Smart Letter for small documents. These options cover varying needs for speed, cost, and security. For more information on international shipping options, check out this article.

To send mail or packages from Hashima to your home country using Japan Post, costs vary based on the service type and parcel weight. For Airmail, rates range from Β₯2,050 for a 1kg parcel to Β₯64,850 for a 30kg parcel. Surface Mail is cheaper, starting at Β₯1,800 for a 1kg parcel to Β₯21,000 for a 30kg parcel, but it takes longer. Factors affecting costs include weight, distance, and chosen service. Discounted rates are available for bulk shipments. For detailed rates and more information, visit the article here.

For sending mail and packages from Hashima via Japan Post, the weight limit is 30 kg for most services. The size restrictions include a maximum combined length and girth of 3 meters (300 cm). For smaller parcels, the combined length and girth should not exceed 2 meters (200 cm). Specific dimensions and weight limits may vary depending on the service chosen (Airmail, Surface Mail, etc.). For detailed information, refer to the article here.

To print an international parcel label for Japan Post, start by creating an account on Japan Post's International Mail My Page Service. Register both sender and recipient information, then select the desired shipping service, such as EMS or Airmail. Input the shipment details, including content description, shipping date, and parcel weight. After reviewing and confirming all entered information, use the provided printer icon to print the label. For more details, refer to this article.